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Game Projection: Oak Hill Academy vs. IMG Academy

Projecting the January 20th, 2019 matchup between powerhouses Oak Hill and IMG Academy
September 19, 2018

Predicting the DMV's Top Scorers (Part 3)

Predicting the DC Metro Area's top scorers.
September 7, 2018

Predicting the DMV's Top Scorers (Part 2)

Predicting the DC Metro Area's top scorers.
September 6, 2018

Updated Maryland/DC 2021 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated rankings for Maryland and DC.
August 31, 2018

Class of 2019 Prospect Judah Jordan Talks Recruitment And More

Maryland native Judah Jordan has registered his presence as a high-scoring, high academic Division-I prospect.
August 31, 2018

Prospect Spotlight: Canin Reynolds (2020)

The underrated lead guard discusses playing with a chip and his recruitment
August 30, 2018

Updated Maryland/DC 2020 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated rankings for Maryland and DC.
August 29, 2018

Updated Maryland/DC 2019 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated rankings for Maryland and DC.
August 27, 2018

Top 250 Expo Early Entries To Watch

Early entries to watch looking ahead to the Top 250 Expo on September 22nd.
August 27, 2018

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (Underclassmen Stock Raisers)

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (Underclassmen Stock Raisers)
August 24, 2018

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (Underclassmen Standouts)

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (Underclassmen Standouts)
August 22, 2018

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Surprises)

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Surprises)
August 21, 2018

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Stock Raisers)

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Stock Raisers)
August 16, 2018

Armando Bacot: The Newest Tar Heel

Armando Bacot is set to compete at UNC starting in 2019-2020 season.
August 16, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA FAA Standouts: Wings

A closer look at five MD, DC, and VA area wings who stood out at Future All American Camp
August 15, 2018

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Standouts)

A Scout’s Take: FAB 48 (2019 Standouts)
August 13, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2020 Bigs (Part 2)

We examine five additional class of 2020 bigs who boosted their stock in June and July
August 11, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2020 Bigs (Part 1)

A closer look at five bigs who boosted their stock in June and July
August 11, 2018

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (Underclassmen Standouts)

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (Underclassmen Standouts)
August 10, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2019 Bigs (Part 2)

We look at five additional bigs who raised their stock with solid play this summer
August 10, 2018

2021 Rankings List: Dime Droppers

A look at some of the top set up and assist guys in the first 2021 rankings.
August 10, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Stock Boosters: 2019 Bigs (Part 1)

A roundup of five bigs who's stock rose this summer
August 10, 2018

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Surprises)

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Surprises)
August 10, 2018

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Stock Raisers)

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Stock Raisers)
August 9, 2018

Prep Hoops 16U All-American Team

Today Prep Hoops presents our 16U All American Team honoring the top players across the nation that played at the 16u level.
August 9, 2018

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Standouts)

Francisco’s Finest: Las Vegas Classic (2019 Standouts)
August 8, 2018

Top 5 Player Breakdown In the Virginia 2021 Rankings

We take a look at the top five players ranked in the initial 2021 rankings for Virginia
August 7, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2021 Wings/Forwards (Part 2)

We highlight five wings and/or forwards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 6, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2021 Wings/Forwards (Part 1)

We run down five wings and/or forwards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 6, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2020 Wings/Forwards (Part 2)

An up close look at five wings and/or forwards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 5, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2020 Wings/Forwards (Part 1)

We highlight five wings and/or forwards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 5, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2019 Wings/Forwards (Part 2)

A closer look at five wings and/or forwards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 4, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2021 Guards (Part 2)

A closer look at five guards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 3, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2021 Guards (Part 1)

Looking at five guards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 3, 2018

Prep Hoops 17U All-American Team

The team of reporters from Prep Hoops followed 17u team from coast to coast the last four months and today we wrap up our coverage with the Prep Hoops 17U All American Team.
August 2, 2018

Recruiting Report: Dimingus Stevens (2020)

The 6-foot-5 wing saw his recruitment hit new heights this summer
August 2, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2020 Guards (Part 1)

A closer look at five guards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 2, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2019 Guards (Part 2)

A closer look at five guards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 1, 2018

Maryland/DC/VA Summer Stock Boosters: 2019 Guards (Part 1)

A closer look at five guards who boosted their stock in June and July
August 1, 2018

2019 Armando Bacot Breaks Down Final 5 Schools

2019 Armando Bacot breaks down his final five schools
July 31, 2018

Las Vegas Underclassman Standouts

A look at some of the top underclassmen that were playing up on 17U in Vegas last week.
July 31, 2018

Sin City Senior Standouts (Part 1)

A look at part one of some of the senior standouts from across the country I saw in Las Vegas the last 3 days.
July 28, 2018

10 Best: Team Takeover vs. Compton Magic

An overview of one of the best AAU games of the entire summer! Takeover and Magic duel it out in front of every HM coach!
July 26, 2018

Compton Magic vs Team Takeover: The Numbers

Last night's Compton Magic win over Team Takeover may be the most talked about 17u game in all of my time covering summer basketball.  You've seen every reporter run through the game standouts (including our Prep Hoops staff), so we at Prep Hoops also give you the numbers from the FAB 48 Classic.  
July 26, 2018

Super 6 Session II Superlatives

Superlatives from the Super 6 Session II Showcase hosted by On the Radar Hoops at Emory University.
July 24, 2018

Recruiting Report: Christian Braun (2019)

July has been the breakthrough that 6-foot-4 shooting guard Christian Braun has been waiting for. The 2019 shooter ended May in a big way and has been impressing ever since.
July 23, 2018

Mid-July 17u Team Rankings!

Bluff City ends their season with the #1 seed.
July 20, 2018

All 2018 Nike Peach Jam Team

All 2018 Nike Peach Jam Team. See who stood out more than others
July 17, 2018

Top Performers: Peach Jam Finals

Here's a look at the top performers from the Finals on Sunday.
July 15, 2018

Peach Jam Bracket Play Standouts (Part 1)

Here is a look at the top performers from a busy Saturday in the Nike EYBL top tournament (Part 1).
July 14, 2018

Bluff City Bounced in Frustrating Peach Jam Loss

Friday night the final remnants of Team Penny's created AAU team lost to end their Peach Jam adventure.
July 14, 2018

Rebound Kings in LIVE Period (Week 1)

Which prospects are amassing gaudy rebound totals?
July 13, 2018

2018 Nike EYBL Peach Jam Day 2 Standouts

Nike Peach Jam Day 2 Standouts
July 13, 2018

2020 Rankings Updates: Free Overview

A look at our free overview of the updated 2020 rankings.
July 12, 2018

Top Performers From Night 1 Of Peach Jam

My top performers from the first night of Peach Jam.
July 12, 2018

2019 F Armando Bacot discusses his move to IMG, recruitment and more

On Sunday, one of the top big men in the country announced he's coming down to Florida for his senior season.
July 10, 2018

2019 Rankings Updates: NOVA Bigs

A look at the Northern Virginia big men ranked in the 2019 rankings updates.
July 10, 2018

2019 Rankings Updates: Richmond Area Bigs

A look at the bigs in the Richmond area that are ranked in the 2019 updated rankings.
July 10, 2018

2019 Rankings Updates: NOVA Guards (Part 3)

A look at part 3 of the Northern Virginia area guards ranked in the 2019 rankings update.
July 1, 2018

2019 Rankings Update: NOVA Guards (Part 2)

A look at part two of the Northern Virginia Guards that are ranked in our updated 2019 rankings.
June 29, 2018

2019 Rankings Update: NOVA Guards (Part 1)

A look at part one of the NOVA Guards ranked in the 2019 class.
June 29, 2018

2019 Rankings Update Overview

A free overview of our 2019 updated rankings. Stay tuned for in depth breakdowns!
June 27, 2018

Recruiting Report: Ishmael Leggett (2020)

The hard-working point guard prospect has picked up four new offers in the past week.
June 20, 2018

The Big Three: 15U (VA, DC, MD)

15 Rankings.
June 13, 2018

Maryland/DC 2021 Rankings Breakdown: Point Guards (Part 2)

We continue our breakdown series by highlighting some of the lead guards
June 13, 2018

Recruiting Report: Diminigus Stevens (2020)

After a productive spring and summer thus far, 2020 guard Dimingus Stevens' recruitment is starting to pick up.
June 12, 2018

Five Takeaways: 2021 Rankings

Five takeaways from our initial Class Of 2021 Rankings
June 12, 2018

Maryland/DC 2021 Rankings Breakdown: Point Guards (Part 1)

We begin our breakdown series with a closer look at some of the floor generals
June 12, 2018

Maryland/DC 2021 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our initial 2021 rankings!
June 11, 2018

Prospect Spotlight: Dowar Jioklow (2020)

The versatile prospect is gaining steam after emerging this spring
June 11, 2018

Maryland/DC 2020 Rankings Breakdown: Shooters

An in depth look at six shooters from our latest rankings update
June 8, 2018

Jack's EYBL Session 4 Standouts (Part 4)

A look at part four of the standouts from EYBL Session 4 in Hampton last weekend.
June 6, 2018

Recruiting Report: Charles Thompson (2019)

The steadily improving forward speaks on his overall game and recruitment
June 5, 2018

Maryland/DC 2020 Rankings Breakdown: Stock Risers

A closer look at some of the stock risers from our recent rankings update
June 5, 2018

Jack's EYBL Session 4 Standouts (Part 3)

The long awaited part 3 of Jack's Standouts from Session 4 of the EYBL in Hampton last weekend.
June 4, 2018

Maryland/DC 2020 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated 2020 rankings for Maryland and DC.
June 4, 2018

EYBL Hampton Superlatives: Underclassmen

Here we conclude our superlatives series with a look at seven of the top underclassmen we saw. 
May 31, 2018

EYBL Hampton Superlatives: Guards

Our superlatives series continues as we highlight ten of the top guards we saw.
May 31, 2018

EYBL Hampton Superlatives: Bigs

We resume our superlatives series with a look at ten of the top bigs we saw.
May 30, 2018

Jack's EYBL Session 4 Standouts (Part 2)

A look at part two of Jack's Standouts from Session 4 of the EYBL in Hampton, VA.
May 30, 2018

EYBL Hampton Superlatives: Shooters

A look at seven of the best shooters we saw at Session 4 of Nike's Elite Youth Basketball League
May 30, 2018

Jack's EYBL Session 4 Standouts (Part 1)

Part one of my standouts from EYBL Session 4 in Hampton this past weekend.
May 29, 2018

EYBL Hampton Friday Standouts

A closer look at 10 standouts from Friday night in Hampton
May 26, 2018

Breakdown of the All Southern Jam Fest Second Team

A breakdown of the All Southern Jam Fest Second Team.
May 24, 2018

Recruiting Report: Jahmir Young (2019)

Young reflects upon his recent success and his goals moving forward
May 18, 2018

EYBL Atlanta: Five Observations

We recap EYBL's Atlanta Session with five observations from the weekend.
May 14, 2018

EYBL Atlanta Standouts Part 2

EYBL Atlanta Session 3 Standouts Part 2
May 14, 2018

Maryland/DC 2019 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated 2019 rankings for Maryland and DC.
May 12, 2018

EYBL Atlanta Friday Standouts

We recap Friday night's action in ATL with a closer look at six standouts
May 12, 2018

Atlanta EYBL Preview

I take a look at the best matchups this weekend during the third session of the EYBL circuit.
May 11, 2018

April Live Period Recap: 2021 Watch List

We look at eight class of 2021 prospects who boosted their stock with steady play in April
May 10, 2018

April Live Period Recap: 2020 Stock Risers

We highlight six of the biggest spring stock risers in 2020 from Maryland, DC and Virginia
May 9, 2018

Nike EYBL Session 3 Atlanta Preview

EYBL Session 3 Preview in at Atlanta
May 9, 2018

The Basketball Interview: Devon Savage

The promising class of 2021 wing prospect is coming into his own this spring
May 8, 2018

Super Team Showcase Sunday Standouts

A closer look at eight standouts from Sunday at DMVelite
May 7, 2018

Prospect Spotlight: Erik Reynolds (2021)

The versatile guard has been a standout this spring
May 7, 2018

Super Team Showcase Saturday Standouts

A closer look at ten standouts from Saturday at DMVelite
May 7, 2018

EYBL: 2020 & 2021 Evals

2020 and 2021 Evals from EYBL
May 2, 2018

Spring Jam Fest Superlatives

A recap of last weekend's event with a closer look at ten superlatives
May 1, 2018

Spring Recruiting Roundup: Post Live Period Notes

A recruiting recap with all the known visits and commits that occurred in the last week.
May 1, 2018

EYBL: 2019 National Evaluations

Evaluations of Top 2019 Prospects at EYBL
May 1, 2018

EYBL: Illinois Evaluations

Evals on Illinois Prospects at EYBL
May 1, 2018

Derrick's Dimes: Nike EYBL & Midwest Takeover Saturday Standouts

Derrick's Dimes: EYBL Saturday Standouts!
April 29, 2018

EYBL: Scott's Saturday Standouts

Standouts Saturday at EYBL
April 28, 2018

Stock Tips - Who is up, who is down?

Big men are ready for big moves. Invest early to profit late.
April 28, 2018

Pitt JamFest 15U Standouts

A look at the 15U standouts from the Hoop Group Pitt JamFest.
April 26, 2018

Live Period 2: Shoe Company Teams Preview

Preview of Illinois Based Shoe Company Teams
April 26, 2018

Pitt JamFest 17U Standouts (Part 1)

A look at part one of the 17U standouts at Pitt JamFest.
April 25, 2018

Recruiting Report: Malik Hall (2019)

Four star 6-foot-7 small forward Malik Hall earned new offers over the weekend after college staffs evaluated Hall in EYBL competition.
April 23, 2018

Nike EYBL Session 1: 17U Standouts from Friday Night

17U Standouts from Session 1 of the EYBL in Dallas, TX.
April 21, 2018

EYBL Dallas: Friday Standouts

Standouts from Friday in Dallas
April 20, 2018

Maryland/DC Final 2018 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our final rankings for Maryland and DC.
April 20, 2018

Preview: St. Louis Spring Showdown

Several regional teams convene at Pattonville High this weekend
April 19, 2018

DMVelite Live Period Warm Up Scouting Report-Forwards

After Saturday's action at the DMVelite Live Period Warm Up, we took a look at some of the forwards who impressed throughout the day.
April 10, 2018

Spring Recruiting Roundup: Offers, Commits, Visits & More

Things are getting hectic in the recruiting world as we brace for the April Live Period.
April 10, 2018

2019 Casey Morsell Commits to Virginia

2019 Casey Morsell breaks down his decision to commit to University of Virginia
April 4, 2018

Possible Spring Stock Boosters: 2021

Breaking down five freshmen to watch on the AAU circuit this spring.
April 1, 2018

Possible Spring Stock Boosters: 2020 (Part 2)

We take a look at five more sophomores to watch from DC, Maryland, and Virginia heading into the spring.
March 31, 2018

Possible Spring Stock Boosters: 2020

We take a look at five sophomores to watch from DC, Maryland, and Virginia heading into the spring.
March 30, 2018

Metro Challenge Superlatives: Glue Guys

We resume our superlatives series with a closer look at six glue guys.
March 28, 2018

Metro Challenge Superlatives: Playmakers

Part one of our superlative series includes a rundown on eight playmakers
March 26, 2018

Hoop Group NoVA Top-100 Superlatives

Ten superlatives from Sunday's camp in Arlington.
March 21, 2018

Maryland/DC 2019 Rankings Overview

A free overview of our updated rankings for Maryland and DC.
February 6, 2018

2018 Player Rankings: Baltimore Prospects (Part 1)

With our updated 2018 player rankings released, we break down the first portion of the Baltimore prospects.
January 29, 2018

Vantage Updated 2019 Rankings Breakdown: Bigs (Part 2)

A look at part two of our big men rankings breakdown in 2019.
October 29, 2017

Vantage 2019 Rankings Breakdown: Point Guards (Part 1)

A look at part one of our 2019 point guards breakdown.
October 16, 2017

Vantage 2018 Updated Rankings Breakdown: Wings (Part 2)

A look at part two of the top wings in the 2018 updated rankings.
October 6, 2017

Vantage 2018 Updated Rankings Breakdown: Wings (Part 1)

A look at part one of our 2018 wings breakdown.
October 5, 2017

Vantage 2018 Updated Rankings Breakdown: Point Guards (Part 2)

A look at part two of our 2018 updated point guard breakdown.
October 4, 2017

Vantage 2018 Updated Rankings Breakdown: Point Guard (Part 1)

A look at part one of our 2018 point guards breakdown.
October 4, 2017

Team Takeover Grey 17U

Team Takeover Orange 17U

Team Takeover Black 16U

Team Takeover Black 15U